Using the BTT Floating WebView action as Dashboard replacement

With macOS Catalina Apple will remove the Dashboard from macOS. If you (like me) still like to have some nice, easily accessible widgets have a look at BetterTouchTool's Floating WebView action.

The action allows you to show any sort of HTML and access all of BetterTouchTool's scripting functionality using Java Script. This e.g. allows to run Apple or Shell Scripts and include their results in the HTML. For more info about that see )

For now here is an easy example that uses a keyboard shortcut to show the desktop and load some simple HTML widgets. Pressing cmd+shift+x will show/hide them.

The widgets are copied from here: